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Lawrence Township Public Schools Names New Operations Manager

The Lawrence Board of Education appointed Eshaya Draper as the Operations Manager to the Superintendent at their April 21, 2021 meeting. Draper will begin in Lawrence April 27, 2021. He succeeds Lana Mueller who is retiring May 1, 2021 after 26 years of service to the district.

Prior to joining Lawrence Township Public Schools, Draper orchestrated aspects of the New Brunswick Public Schools’ communications and public relations initiatives. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Draper has focused on crisis communications while supplying students with platforms to express their opinions to district administration. His background also includes extensive work in community engagement and performing arts programs.

Draper earned his Associate in Liberal Arts - Communications from Middlesex County College and anticipates earning his BA in Communications in 2022 from Thomas Edison State University.

Eshaya Draper appointed at April 21 BOE meeting  Eshaya Draper